I was literally raised in a barn. My father bought a barn that had been used to store hay and moved it onto our property.
It can be difficult to be a college campus minister in today’s complex society.
An art print that my parents had at the house I grew up in read, “No matter how long the winter, spring is sure to follow.”
I know how poverty looks; how domestic violence feels; how alcoholism smells; how hunger hurts.
Today as we celebrate the feast of the Archangels, we hope and pray that our Church may reflect what these Angels do.
Who knew Ronny Hicks would end up becoming a priest one day, let alone the bishop of the Diocese of Joliet?
Since becoming a diocese in 1948, Joliet has had five previous bishops.
“This is going to be harder than I thought,” Bishop Emeritus R. Daniel Conlon said.
This prayer opportunity for me was a game-changer.
The diocesan Office of Youth Formation decided to address this difficult time in the world by lifting hearts, minds and souls toward God.
The pandemic has caused an increase of stress and anxiety as parish budgets have been adversely affected.
Parents' role in their children's faith formation is more important than ever.
Bishop Ronald A. Hicks was installed on Sept. 29, 2020 as the sixth Bishop of the Diocese of Joliet.
Put away all of your preconceived ideas of the humanity of Jesus and prepare to be amazed with 'The Chosen' TV series based on the Gospels.
Meet Jane Lagger from the Diocesan Development Office.
His church honors St. Anne on her feast day every year, on July 26, with Masses and a procession.